Kabir Singh starring Shahid Kapoor and Kiara Advani in the lead roles directed by Sandeep Vanga, which hit the screens on June 21, has turned out to be one of most successful films in Bollywood this year. The film has minted Rs. 3.20 cr on Tuesday (Day 19) taking its overall total to Rs. 243.17 cr. It has surpassed the lifetime collection of Ranveer's Singh starrer Simmba (Rs. 240.31 cr) and is also expected to beat the collection of Vicky Kaushal starrer Uri by Wednesday to become the highest grossing film of 2019.
Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh shared the box office figures of the film on his Twitter page.
#KabirSingh remained steady on [third] Tue, despite #INDvNZ cricket match [#CWC19]... Will cross *lifetime biz* of #Uri today [Wed] and emerge highest grossing #Hindi film of 2019... Fri 5.40 cr, Sat 7.51 cr, Sun 9.61 cr, Mon 4.25 cr, Tue 3.20 cr. Total: ₹ 243.17 cr. India biz.(sic)
Kabir Singh is inching closer to Rs. 250 cr mark and has already made into the list of Top 10 highest grossing Bollywood films. It also marks the biggest solo hit film of Shahid Kapoor's career. The film is a remake of Telugu film Arjun Reddy.